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World Cinema : Thread of Lies

Starring: Kim Hee-ae, Ko Asung, Kim Hyang-gi

Running Time: 117 minutes

Director: Lee Han

Languages: Korean

Subtitles: English

Rating: PG

Genre: Drama

Single mum Hyun-sook does her best to raise her two teenage girls, Man-ji and Cheon-ji. When 14 year-old Cheon-ji commits suicide, Hyun-sook and Man-ji are left bewildered by her death, and Man-ji tries to unravel Cheon-ji's apparent quiet, ordinary life to try and find out what happened. This complex and compelling tale has been hailed as being Korea's best film of the year so far.